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to austerity too early. we pushed the economy back into a recession. this would reduce gdp by about 3 percentage points. maybe a little bit higher. since we're only growing at about 2, that would put us into negative territory for all of 2013 and get unemployment back into the 9% range. >> bill: when we're talking about the fiscal cliff we're talking about what is also called sequestration. >> sequestration is part of it. fiscal cliff on january 1, a bunch of tax increases about $500 billion. on january 2nd, it is about $120 billion in spending cuts. the combination $600 billion or so would be the largest one-year nominal reduction in the deficit in history. >> bill: in one year. >> in one year. it is what all of the deficit hawks have been wanting and now they're saying let's not go there here. you've got the ceos from all of the companies saying basically stop the fiscal cliff. what they're really saying is we like higher deficits. they're good. >> bill: what brought about the fiscal cliff? >> it is a combination of
and on current tv. >>oh really? >>"if you ever raise taxes on >>the rich, you're going to destroy our economy." not true! >>i jump out of my skin at people when i'm upset. do you share the sense of outrage that they're doing this, this corruption based on corruption based on corruption. >>i think that's an understatement, eliot. u>> i'm not prone tot. understatement, so explain to me why that is. i think the mob learned from wall st., not vice versa. >> chatting with you live at, this is the "bill press show". live on your radio and current tv. >> bill: 25 minutes after the hour. one nice thing about this election, maybe we'll never see dick morris again on fox news. do you think maybe? >> i think he's going to get a raise on fox news. you think now they're going to care about people getting it right? they'll have him back. they already had him back yesterday. >> bill: really? he's such a clown. media matters for america put out all of the different predictions. his flat-out predictions that he made in this election cycle
cliff. it finds letting these bush tax cuts expire is the least harmful way to improve the economy. but the gop would rather see lower rates and eliminating loopholes. yesterday senator chuck smumer called it a rumpled stillskin fantasy. earlier this week the president gave a very heart-felt speech to his staff and even teared up a bit. >> you guys -- [ inaudible ]. and i'm really proud of that. i'm really proud of all of you. >> more bill is up after the break. stay with us. how are you ever going to solve the problem if you don't look at all of the pieces? >>tv and radio talk show host stephanie miller rounds out current's morning news block. >>you're welcome current tv audience for the visual candy. >>sharp tongue, quick whit and above all, politically direct. >>you just think there is no low they won't go to. oh, no. if al gore's watching today... at cepacol we've heard people are going to extremes to relieve their sore throats. oh, okay, you don't need to do that. but i don't want any more of the usual lozenges and i want new cooling relief! ugh. how do you feel? n
economy." not true! [ ♪ theme music ♪ ] on your radio and on current tv, this is the bill press show. >> welcome. >> john: this is the "bill press show" live on your radio on current it and on your computer as well. i'm john fuglesang filling in for bill this morning. what a pleasure to be here with you in our nation's capital. i'm thrilled about this next guest. dan glickman who anyone who follows politics is familiar with. the man has had a remarkable career. a congressman. from the great state of kansas for 20 years. chair of the house intelligence committee under president clinton. u.s. secretary of agriculture under president clinton. director of the institute of politics of harvard university's john f. kennedy school of government. executive director of the congressional program. you think a guy like that could rest on his laurels and enjoy his fat resume. he's the senior fell loaf the bipartisan center. right now he's at the summit in new orleans which started yesterday. please welcome former cong
of jobs. those are facts. >>"if you ever raise taxes on the rich, you're going to destroy our economy." not true! >> announcer: heard around the country and seen on current tv this is the "bill press show." >> bill: it's 33 minutes after the hour now here on tuesday. tuesday, november 13. one week from the re-election of president barack obama. you know, every tuesday well, the big -- not such a big secret anymore about the "full court press." and i might add most of your other progressive talk shows everybody wonders where do we get all of our information? how do we fill up? how do we know what we're talking about. how do we fill up three hours every day? we go to think progress. you should do, too. the research arm or the news breaking arm whatever of the center for american progress. igor volsky is the deputy editor. >> thank you for having me on the week versary. >> bill: you have so many good stories on your web site this morning. the top one, the headline is the emerging pro-choice majority.
on the rich, you're going to destroy our economy." not true! >> announcer: chatting with you live at this is the "bill press show." live on your radio and current tv. >> bill: hey 33 minutes after the hour now. here we go. wednesday, november 14. the "full court press" coming to you live from our nation's capital. brought to you today by afscme the good men and women of afscme under president lee saunders. he was there at the meeting with president obama yesterday. you saw him leaving the white house. they're the -- afscme is the largest employee and public healthcare union in the country. find out more information about their good work at and out for dinner last night the great little restaurant called riff's here in washington, d.c. i met riss herself who is the owner and founder of this restaurant. she was saying how much she loved current tv. she said they've got those great people on in the evening like joy behar and eliot spitzer. here he is joining us as he does every morning. host o
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